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Supplements: Internet of Things
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Medical connectors, servo positioners, SMT jumpers, and more.
Products: Robotics, Automation & Control
Barcode readers, risk-management software, servo drives, and more.
Briefs: Medical
Achievable coils increase the capabilities of the micromotors.
Products: RF & Microwave Electronics
Embedded antennas, fume hoods, computing nodes, and more.
Products: Materials
Curable adhesives, thermoelectric coolers, DC power supplies, and more.
Supplements: Tubing & Extrusion
Learn about the medical manufacturers and cutting-edge applications that stood out in 2020.
Products: Motion Control
Drivers, linear actuators, micro servo drives, and more.
Blog: Medical

Responding to an urgent need for medical ventilators for health professionals in Canada, StarFish Medical called on NSK to quickly deliver up to 7,500 Monocarrier™...

Features: Packaging & Sterilization
In our 2020 Product Buyer's Guide, you'll find a list of manufacturers in more than a dozen medical-device areas.
Ask the Expert: Medical
FAULHABER MICROMO brings together the highest quality motion technologies and value-added services, together with global engineering, sourcing, and manufacturing, to deliver top quality micro motion solutions. With 34 years’ experience, John Chandler injects a key engineering perspective into all new projects and enjoys working closely with OEM customers to bring exciting new technologies to market.
Products: Medical
SMT Assembly Services

Z-Axis, Phelps, NY, has launched a new product introduction (NPI) line for surface mount technology (SMT) printed circuit board (PCB) assembly at its contract...

Products: Internet of Things
Sleep-tracking sensors, stepper motors, electromechanical actuators, and more.
Products: Software
Shielding materials, static control, 3D printing software, and more.
Technology Leaders: Motion Control
Products: Robotics, Automation & Control
Shaft collars, modular clean labs, hybrid motion controllers, and more.
Blog: Medical

With the advent of COVID-19, medical ventilators are more critical than ever. Ewellix, which manufactures linear motion and actuation solutions, is...

Blog: Medical

WAI, Miramar, FL, will leverage its proprietary wiper motor technology to begin producing medical motors to address the shortage of life-saving ventilators during the ongoing...

Features: RF & Microwave Electronics
Billions of brush DC motors are manufactured annually worldwide, a figure that is expected to increase over the next 10 years.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Cavity pumps, transfer tubing, proportional valve, and more.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Position sensors, power clamps, CT scanners, and more.
Products: Tubing & Extrusion
Software for Linux

Synopsys, Exeter, UK, has launched Simpleware Release P-2019.09. The latest version of the software includes new features and performance improvements....

Technology Leaders: Materials
Learn about 2019's stand-out manufacturers and cutting-edge applications in special metals, coatings, robotics, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
External PSUs

XP Power, Tokyo, Japan, has released two series of external power supplies that are intended for modern medical applications, including safety approvals...

Products: Motion Control
Voice Coil Motor

Moticont, Van Nuys, CA, has added a new high force voice coil motor to its GVCM family of voice coil motors with an internal shaft and bearing. The new GVCM-095-089-03 linear...

Products: Tubing & Extrusion
Composite Tubing

Polygon, Walkerton, IN, has released a high-performance composite tubing for surgical applications. PolyMed® composite tubing is ideal for...

Products: Electronics & Computers

Each month, the editors of Medical Design Briefs choose a Product of the Month that has exceptional technical merit and practical value for MDB's design engineering readers.

Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Inventory Software

A new application from Dynamic Systems, Kirkland, WA, uses barcodes to manage inventory and upload the information to any accounting system....

Products: Test & Measurement
UV-LED Light Engines

Innovations in Optics, Woburn, MA, offers high-power, UV LED light engines. The LumiBright™ UV-LED Light Engines feature UV die arrays bonded on...

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Eric Dietsch on the Benefits of Nitinol Wire

In collaboration with the Fort Wayne Metals Engineering team, Eric Dietsch focuses on supporting customers with material recommendations, product development, and education. Eric is available to help you and your company with any Nitinol-related questions or needs that you may have.

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